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Avril Lavigne: “Music takes over your whole life; I had to dedicate my entire life to my music”
Avril Lavigne: “Music takes over your whole life; I had to dedicate my entire life to my music”
In an undisclosed location, at a warehouse in Los Angeles, Avril Lavigne and Rico Nasty meet for the first time. One is a giant of her genre, the godmother of modern pop punk; the other, a pioneer of misfit rap, whose idiosyncratic flows and personas (the trap Tacobella and nü-metal/rap Trap Lavigne) have inspired a microgeneration of copycats. It’...
10 iconic ’90s songs that you can easily learn to play on guitar
10 iconic ’90s songs that you can easily learn to play on guitar
Every guitarist knows the feeling of first picking up the instrument and being at a total loss for where to start. While everyone just wants to jam out to their favorite hits, there's often a learning curve involved. That said, there are plenty of beginner-level songs that you can learn how to play with just a few chords, and 1990s music boasts no shortage of them...
Brittany Howard’s “Stay High” wins Best Rock Song at the 2021 Grammys
Brittany Howard’s “Stay High” wins Best Rock Song at the 2021 Grammys
Brittany Howard has officially won Best Rock Song at the 2021 Grammys for "Stay High."The award was presented during the Grammy Awards Premiere Ceremony. Howard was up against a stacked list of nominations including Phoebe Bridgers’ "Kyoto," Fiona Apple’s "Shameika," Tame Impala’s "Lost In Yesterday" and Adrianne Lenker of Big Thief’s "Not." Read m
These 10 alternative covers put a modern spin on ’90s favorites
These 10 alternative covers put a modern spin on ’90s favorites
We’re all gripped by ’90s nostalgia, and our favorite alternative artists are no exception. The difference is instead of scouring for Furbys on eBay, they’re covering some iconic songs of the decade. While we can’t say that we ever expected pop-punk or metalcore renditions of ’90s hits, we’re certainly here for it. After all, we can imagine most of ...
These 12 B-side tracks from the ’90s were good enough to be A-sides
These 12 B-side tracks from the ’90s were good enough to be A-sides
Ever get into a conversation about a great song from the ’90s, only to be told it was never actually a single but a B-side instead? You’re flabbergasted and immediately begin pointing out that the band in question play the song live all the time, which is a clear indicator that if it wasn’t, at the very least, released as a single, then it’s absolutely a fan favorite that was included on one of th
10 hits from the ’90s you probably didn’t know are from movies
10 hits from the ’90s you probably didn’t know are from movies
There are some songs that you hear that immediately make you think of the movie they were featured prominently in, such as Celine Dion’s smash “My Heart Will Go On.” You just can’t help but think of Rose on that block of wood, pledging her love to an exhausted, descending Jack, even while she won’t just scooch over a little bit and make some room for him as the Titanic torpedoes to the bottom of t
10 bands from the ’90s you probably didn’t know were still releasing music
10 bands from the ’90s you probably didn’t know were still releasing music
While a singer’s precious declaration mid-set of “Here’s a song off our new record” may be the bathroom battle cry for many at a concert (you remember those, don’t you?), there are plenty of music lovers who either can’t wait to hear some of the new stuff or already know it and went there specifically for it. Problem is, many musicians don’t t...

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